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22 Nov 2017
News Releases
Autonomous scheduled buses and autonomous on-demand shuttles will serve commuters in Punggol, Tengah and the Jurong Innovation District (JID) from 2022. The Land Transport Authority (LTA) will be piloting the deployment of autonomous vehicles in these districts to provide convenient first-last mile connectivity for residents, workers and students. This is part of continued Smart Nation efforts to develop Smart Urban Mobility solutions that leverage data and digital technologies to enhance the public transport commute. For more information, please refer to the news release attached.
10 Apr 2017
News Releases
The Land Transport Authority (LTA) has signed a partnership agreement with ST Kinetics to develop and trial autonomous buses, as part of efforts to catalyse the development and deployment of autonomous vehicles to enhance Singapore’s land transport system. For more information, please refer to the attached news release.
1 Mar 2017
News Releases
The Land Transport Authority (LTA) has issued a Request for Information (RFI) to seek the industry’s participation in the use of Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) and Unmanned Vehicle (UV) technology for MRT and road tunnel inspections. Participants of the RFI are invited to design and develop suitable trials based on UAS technology to conduct automated inspections in MRT tunnels. For more information, please refer to the attached release.
18 Nov 2015
News Releases
The Land Transport Authority of Singapore (LTA) is seeking information from industry for the implementation of a ‘hands free’ Automatic Fare Collection (AFC) system. Said LTA Chief Executive, Mr Chew Men Leong: “With the advancement of technology, it is timely for us to start exploring a ‘hands free’ AFC system in our public transport system. For more details, please refer to the press release attached.
19 Oct 2015
News Releases
As of 6pm on Friday, 16 October 2015, around 150 companies and consortia have responded to the invitation by Malaysia’s Land Public Transport Commission (SPAD) and Singapore’s Land Transport Authority (LTA) for the joint Request for Information (RFI) exercise on the Kuala Lumpur – Singapore High Speed Rail (HSR) project. For more information, please refer to the attached news release.
5 Jun 2015
News Releases
The Land Transport Authority has issued a Request for Information (RFI) today to look into how AV technology can potentially meet our future transport needs. Through the RFI, we seek proposals on how AV technology can be harnessed as part of other land transport mobility concepts, which include mobility-on-demand and autonomous buses. For more details, please refer to the attached news release.
2 Jul 2014
News Releases
LTA has issued a Request for Information (RFI) today to seek proposals and views from the industry. Through the RFI, LTA will study how best bicycle-sharing can be implemented in Singapore. Interested parties can access the document on the Government Electronic Business (GeBiz) platform. Please find attached news releases for more information.

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